The former finance director of Kingfisher and current group finance director of Lloyds TSB, Helen Weir, has joined the Accounting Standards Board.
Weir is joined by Marisa Cassoni, group finance director of the Royal Mail. Sir Bryan Nicholson, chairman of the Financial Reporting Council, expressed his ‘delight’ with the appointments.
‘I welcome Marisa and Helen and believe their wealth of experience will add greatly to what is already a very strong board,’ he said.
UK senior partner Phil Verity has been elected for a second term at Mazars
An audit partner has been appointed at Grant Thornton in its North West offices
KPMG has been appointed with “immediate” effect as the auditor of Dorcaster
The audit for Ibstock will be taken over by Deloitte following a competitive tender process